Photos: Beware Bobcat, Bears Spotted Near Hudson Valley Homes
A growing number of Hudson Valley residents are reporting seeing dangerous wild animals near their homes.
On Friday, Mike Mac posted a photo of what appears to be a bobcat in his backyard. In the "Hudson Valley in pictures" Facebook group, he added the photo was taken "on the border" of Greenwood Lake.
"Back yard life with a new buddy," the caption reads.
On Thursday, Chris McIntosh posted photos of bears he spotted in Warwick.
"Mama black bear and her large kids out for a walk," the caption reads.
In another photo, McIntosh highlights the "mother of three cubs in the mountains surrounding Greenwood Lake."
Also on Thursday, the City of Peekskill Police Department received a report of a bear sighting in the area of Welcher Avene. and Washington Street.
"If you happen to spot a Bear please do not approach or disturb. If you feel Police assistance is required please give us a call at 914-737-8000," the City of Peekskill Police Department wrote on Facebook.
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